1 2

View the online collection of Photo Copy Service photographs taken in Madison from the 1920s through 1960s.

View a pictorial review of the Wisconsin State Fair from 1851 when it began.

Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

An intimate look at family, architecture, interiors and fashion in Victorian Wisconsin between 1885 and 1900

Learn about the lives of upper-middle class Wisconsinites in the Victorian period between 1885 and 1900.

View the collection of images of Wisconsin women in a variety of activities: farm work, canning, suffragism, photography, war work and civil rights.

View these 19th-century panoramic, detailed maps of Wisconsin communities.

Wisconsin photographer David Marcou's images of life in La Crosse, Wisconsin.


Photographs of political campaign techniques of the past.

View this image collection of the Wisconsin Democratic Senator William Proxmire.

Learn more about the 1904 fire that destroyed the third Wisconsin State Capitol.

Read about Earth Day's founder, Gaylord Nelson, a Wisconsin senator and early environmentalist.

Lee una breva historia de Lucha por la Justicia para los Trabajadores Agrícolas.

Reuben Gold Thwaites Photographs

Reuben Gold Thwaites' photos of his trip down the Monongahela and Ohio rivers.

View images of regional singers and musicians from the Helene Stratman-Thomas folk music project.

Madison's Soap Box Derby

Learn about the history of Madison's Soap Box Derby, a popular racing sport amongst young boys nation-wide in the early to mid-1900s.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

The Work of Blanchard Harper

Learn about the work of Blanchard Harper, a female photographer who settled near Madison, Wisconsin.

Discover Madison's Kehl School of Dance through photographs of the performers, public events, dance studio, and other images.

The Lloyd Jones Family Album

Read about the career of The Capital Times founder Richard Lloyd Jones and browse through photographs he and his wife took while living in Madison.
1 2

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: